Cheap Flights from LAX to Cancun (CUN) in 2019

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Flight information Los Angeles International to Cancun

Cheapest roundtrip price last month


Non-stop airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 2119 miles

4h 26min

Most popular airline last month



1 airport

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Cancun: Cancun.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Los Angeles International to Cancun is $224. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
4h 26min is the average flight time from Los Angeles International to Cancun.
There are 5 airlines who fly non-stop from Los Angeles International to Cancun.
There are 35 flights per week flying from Los Angeles International to Cancun, as of October.

LAX to Cancun Flights Today:

To find the best flight deals from LAX to Cancun today, enter your origin city into the search box above and select today’s date. Flexible on your outbound airport? Select “nearby airports” to compare prices from other airports within a 62 mile radius.

Top Tips for Finding Cheap Flights from LAX to Cancun:

The secret lies in the flexibility of the dates! Traveling during periods of low season guarantees savings not only in flights, but also in hotels, car rentals and other travel services.

With flexible dates, just follow these three steps to find cheap flights to from LAX to Cancun:

  1. Do a search for the cheapest month on our site. In this way, you’ll discover the best time to travel to CUN
  2. Create a price alert to monitor prices. By saving a search on our website and / or travel app, you'll receive emails or push notifications every time the price changes so you can book at the best time.
  3. Search for last minute flight deals. Airlines frequently lower prices at the last minute to fill any remaining seats, so if you're flexible and willing to take a chance, searching last minute might be the way to go!

That's the best way to buy cheap flights from LAX to Cancun! Start your search today:

Are there nonstop flights from LAX to Cancun?

Several airlines offer direct flights to Cancun! Skyscanner can help you find the fastest non-stop flights from LAX to Cancun for the cheapest price. We scour the web looking for the best flight deals so you don't have to. Check out these amazing flight prices:

Direct Flights from LAX to Cancun
Airline Airports (From/To) Price*
InterJet Los Angeles (LAX)/ Cancun (CUN) $417
Delta Los Angeles (LAX)/ Cancun (CUN) $566
United Airlines Los Angeles (LAX)/ Cancun (CUN) $591
Aeromexico Los Angeles (LAX)/ Cancun (CUN) $591

*Average lowest prices found in the last 15 days on our site, considering rate estimates and return flights for an adult in the cheapest month. Values subject to availability. Prices change according to the airport of origin and selected date.

What is the Cheapest Month to Fly from LAX to Cancun?

August is the cheapest month to fly from LAX to Cancun. You can find flights as low as $243 when you book early with Skyscanner!

When is the best time to book flights from LAX to Cancun?

To get a cheap flight from LAX to Cancun, book your airline flight during the middle of the week and take a red-eye flight if possible. Airline tickets are less in demand during the off-peak hours and days during the work week. The more flexibility you have in your schedule, the more money you will save!

What documents do I need to travel from LAX to Cancun?

To enter Mexico you will need to have a passport that is valid beyond the length of your stay. A travel visa is not required for stays that are shorter than 180 days. If you lose your ID while traveling, don't panic, just follow these simple steps. Also keep in mind that the Real ID laws go into effect in 2020; read all about it here.

What are the baggage fees & size restrictions for flights from LAX to Cancun?

. Many airlines have done away with the checked baggage fees in an effort to compete for your business. Baggage fees cost approximately $25 dollars, for airlines that do charge the fee, and the average acceptable checked bag size limit is 62”. Check to see if your airline charges a checked bag fee here.

What is the exchange rate when traveling from LAX to Cancun?

The peso is the official currency of Mexico. You will receive a generous rate when exchanging your US dollars for pesos as every US dollar equals 19 pesos.

What is the time difference from LAX to Cancun?

There is a two-hour time difference between Los Angeles and Cancun. Cancun is two hours ahead of Los Angeles.

When is the weather best for traveling from LAX to Cancun?

Cancun welcomes visitors all year round and boasts comfortable temperatures that average at about 83° daily.

What are the top things to do in Cancun?

Located on the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, Cancun is a gorgeous destination for a warm weather vacation. From sandy beaches to cheap shopping opportunities, explore all that there is to see. Here are some fun attractions to get your itinerary started:

  • Cancun Underwater Museum – Dive down and explore underwater sculptures.
  • Playa Norte – Warm water beach and boardwalk.
  • Xcaret Park – Archaeological park and nature area.
  • El Rey Maya Ruins – Ancient Mayan ruins.
  • Animal Adventures – Interactive public aquarium.
  • Urbano Kabach Park – Outdoor animal observation park

How can I rent a car when I get to Cancun?

Skyscanner makes renting a car easy! Simply use the car rental tool to reserve your vehicle. Skyscanner compares the rates at hundreds of car rental companies to find you the best deals possible. Once you have locked in your reservation, you can pick up your car at the airport or at one of the many car rental facilities in downtown Cancun.

What are the best hotels to stay at in Cancun?

Whether you are in the mood for a honeymoon suite or a community hostel, Cancun has a hotel to suit your needs. Book your room now using Skyscanner’s hotel booking tool to save the most money.

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